Senior Accountant

  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Financial
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Parker and Lynch is seeking a Senior Accountant with 4+ years of experience for our Healthcare client in Chicago, Illinois.  This is a great opportunity to join a fast-paced, PE backed firm for someone ready to take the next step in their career!


The Senior Accountant reports to the Controller, and will be responsible for preparing monthly journal entries, review and completion of balance sheet reconciliations and financial statements, variance analysis, and proactively working to improve and streamline processes.  The Senior Accountant will work closely with and assist directors and other department staff by maintaining open communication to accurately account for monthly activity.



  • Prepare journal entries and perform monthly review and reconciliation of balance sheet accounts
  • Review and analysis of financial statements (cash, intercompany, depository bank statements)
  • Review general ledger reports for accuracy of account balance
  • Monitor capital asset expenditures, determine depreciable life, record trade-ins and disposals
  • Assist directors with budget process, special projects, and provide support during audit process


  • Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting required
  • Minimum 4+ years of experience
  • Experience in Healthcare industry preferred
  • Understanding of GAAP
  • Ability to prepare detailed financial reports and review complex accounts
  • Advanced proficiency in Excel

    What's in it for you?

  • High visibility due to lean team
  • Work from home opportunities
  • Competitive benefits, 401k with 3% match
  • Location offers free parking, gym, and cafeteria

  • Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

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